Diana Reynolds was born on 24th January, 1929, in Penrith.
Diana's father was one of two doctors in Penrith and the surgery was attached to the house on the corner of High and Evans Street. Diana attended the Australian College of Physical Education after leaving school and then taught for 6 years at Methodist Ladies' College at Burwood. After her sister married, Diana returned home to work for her father as a secretary. Dianna married in the early 1960s and lived in South Penrith with her husband, who was a bomb disposal technician in the Air Force.